Flashcards in chemistry final Deck (47):
any substance that imperils (hurts) health or life when absorbed into the body.
a poisonous substance produced by higher plants, animals, or bacteria that is toxic (poisonous) to humans
types of toxins...
example of exotoxin
example of endotoxin
amount of a poison or radiation that will kill 50% of the group to which it has been administered.
lethal dose 50%
smallest dose of a poison or radiation on record that produces death.
minimum lethal dose
ketone family used as an external solvent, lip tent, and primarily as a solvent in embalming fluid.
methanol - formaldehyde - vehicle in formaldehyde.
an alkane having one or one of the hydrogen atoms replaced with a halogen family element.
dark red powder used as an internal cosmetic dye in embalming fluid.
white crystal solid, used as a herbacide, cavity fluid
used as a disinfectant and to neuturalize formaldehyde.
NH3 stands for...
name from tree which it derives, used as solvents, used in embalming fluids
a derivative of coal tar. It is used primarily as a disinfectant in embalming fluids.
cresol is also called..
a light brown powder...it is a fungicidal and bacteriocidal.
colorless liquid, used as a humectant in embalming fluids.
substance used as a solvent.
sealing lacquers, cavity fluids, and disinfectant.
pre-injection and coinjection chemical. Used as buffer or anticoagulant
EDTA is also called...
preservative in embalming fluids.
the natural free state of formaldehyde is....
used as a bleaching agent. METHANOIC ACID is IUPAC name. Functional group is Carboxyl
used as a preservative or supplementary germicide. A better disinfectant.
an accessory in cavity and arterial fluids. Used as a humectant in embalming fluids. Diehydroxy
household bleach, used to bleach and disinfect.
liquid used as an aerosol propellant.
used as a solvent, cosmetic spray.
Methyl ethyl ketone
a family of petroleum solvents. turpentine - liquid cosmetics... can clean brushes with this
tissue builders for emaciated and dehydrated cases. Used in sealing lacquer.
Used in supplementary embalming chemicals and gels and insecticides.
colorless solid used as a stripping agent. used as an embalming adhesive gel.
mothballs - used as a preservative powder.
solid form of formaldehyde used in preservative powders.
used as cauterizer to prevent leakage and as a bleaching agent.
Phenol (carbolic acid)/phenolic compounds
phenol is a great...
hardening agent in hardening compounds. used in embalming powders (hardening compound) as the primary hardening agent.
Plaster of Paris
used in aerosols as a propellant.
used primarily in finishing powders for make up - white or brown.
supplementary germicides. Chemicals added to enhance the disinfectant qualities of chemicals.
Quaternary ammonium compounds
used in drying powders - baby powder.